• Sourcebook Electromobility

    Baden-Württemberg and the Stuttgart Region play a leading role in the field of electromobility in Germany and Europe. The Sourcebook Elektromobility gives a detail-rich overview of the various activities in this area in southwest-Germany and allows for search functions by full-text, organization type or category.

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Fachverband Elektro- und Informationstechnik Baden-Wuerttemberg

Safe charging infrastructure through experts from the electronics trade


Contact person

Petra Schulze
Voltastrasse 12
70376 Stuttgart
Phone: +49 711 95590666
Fax: +49 711 551875
info@remove-this.fv-eit-bw.de
www.fv-eit-bw.de

Organization type

electrical engineering and infrastructure

Category

initiatives and associations


Electronics trade goes e-mobile

Acceptance of electric mobility not only depends on the vehicle range, but also on infrastructure and services. The charging infrastructure must be absolutely safe to use by non-experts and it must be continually available. However, each charging station for electric vehicles that is to be installed depends on the state of the existing electrical system and on customer-specific add-ons. Such individual requirements cannot be met by standard processes. The companies of the electrical and IT trades in Baden-Wuerttemberg have the knowledge, skills and qualifications to install the facilities required for charging battery-operated electric vehicles and safety systems at the customer interface - whether at home or at public stations. "Only trained experts can assure this", says Thomas Bürkle, chairman of the electrics and IT association of Baden-Wuerttemberg (Fachverband Elektro- und Informationstechnik Baden-Wuerttemberg). According to Bürkle, electric mobility can only be sustainable when the necessary power for electric vehicles originates from regenerative resources. For this too, companies from the electrics trade can offer practical solutions. Electrics experts have the necessary know-how to integrate locally generated regenerative energy into charging processes for electric vehicles via "Smart Home" or to use electric vehicles as interim storage devices for regenerative energy - this means that they become part of the "smart grid".